Geocent, LLC (Geocent) announced a Small Business Administration (SBA)-approved Mentor-Protégé Agreement today with Allied Mountain, LLC (Allied Mountain). The two companies’ commitment to a formal mentoring relationship will create a new entity, Allied Ascent, LLC (Allied Ascent), to expand business development opportunities for both and enhance the range of IT and engineering capabilities they can offer federal agencies.
Allied Mountain is an engineering and tech firm with significant experience in the defense industry, particularly with space technology. Allied Mountain’s key capabilities — DoD space systems and technologies, missile warning and defense, high altitude/stratospheric systems and technologies, and IT/cyber — will boost Geocent’s own experience in those arenas.
Geocent is a sought-after company with more than 20 years of experience in the federal IT and complex engineering space. It will provide leadership, guidance, and support of Allied Mountain in all phases of this agreement, including business development, capability growth, and technical know-how.
"We've been excited about this partnership with Allied Mountain for some time now," said Patrick Scheuermann, Geocent's Chief Strategy Officer, "We anticipate this relationship being mutually beneficial to all, and we're looking forward to contributing to Allied Mountain's future success."
Bill Clark, President and Chief Executive Officer of Allied Mountain, said he was eager to join forces with Geocent going forward.
"As a small business, we have to know how to maximize our effectiveness when it comes to getting new business in this space. We're excited to hone our craft further with the help of successful and storied company like Geocent," Clark said.
About Allied Mountain, LLC
Allied Mountain provides outstanding professional, scientific, engineering, and technical advisory and assistance services and technology development to our government, industry and commercial partners. Its goal is to be an alliance of professionals dedicated to overcoming its partners’ greatest challenges. For more, visit www.alliedmountain.com.
Employee-centric and customer-focused, Geocent is an employee-owned information technology, engineering, and science solutions leader for the defense, intelligence, homeland security, and aerospace markets, creating transformational technology and solutions to help agencies improve their performance and create sustainable value for their missions. For more information, please visit www.geocent.com.